from the but-electrons-don't-weigh-anything dept.
Jon Morgan writes "Whilst heaving around numerous data storage systems to sell (they weigh A LOT!), we got to wondering: How heavy is a Petabyte of data storage? Our best guess is 365KG, which is 6 million times lighter than in 1980! But is there a lighter way to store a Petabyte?"
In Nature there are neither rewards nor punishments, there are consequences.
-- R.G. Ingersoll